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Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

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16GB version of Galaxy Nexus due in early April

Arriving with half the internal storage as its initial release, it’s also $100 less.

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Samsung unveils dual-core Galaxy Player 70 Plus

Samsung today announced a successor to last year’s Galaxy Player 50 personal media player, unveiling the dual-core Galaxy Player 70 Plus.  Arriving as the company’s first media player to boast

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Google’s Siri-beating ‘Assistant’ due by Q4 2012

Google is expected to formally announce its Siri-like experience later this year as it unveils Google Assistant.  Rumored by one source to arrive by the fourth quarter of the year

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Huawei next to manufacture T-Mobile myTouch smartphones

After what started out as an exclusive relationship between HTC and T-Mobile USA, the myTouch series has evolved to include LG.  Looking ahead a bit it appears that Huawei is

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HTCDev releases new APIs for Android developers

Developers have new tools to take advantage of Beats Audio, lockscreen intregration, and more.

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Samsung Galaxy S III reportedly on track for April release

Word on the street today is that Samsung’s much-anticipated Galaxy S III is slated for a March announcement followed by an April launch. The news of this comes from ZDNet Korea who

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Samsung moves 2 million Galaxy Notes

Samsung has already sold two million Galaxy Notes in the few months since it made its late fall debut.  According to an article on Forbes from a few days ago,

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OnLive Desktop arrives with full Microsoft Office and Adobe Reader support

OnLive released a new Android application into the market today which should appeal to business users and students alike.  Called OnLive Desktop, it’s premise that somewhat resembles their gaming app

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Skitch for Android adds map annotation, save to SD, more

Skitch, the recently acquired Evernote property, just keeps getting better with each incremental Android update.  This week’s release sees the ability to mark up maps with notes, arrows, pins, and

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AT&T: We’ll throttle ‘Unlimited’ plans at 3GB for 3G, 5GB for 4G LTE

AT&T today confirmed exactly where it is that they will reduce data speeds for their unlimited data plans.  In a statement provided to CNET, the carrier advised that 3G users

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Baseball season begins as MLB.com At Bat 12 steps up to the plate

Batter up! Baseball season is officially underway as our favorite sports app returns for 2012.

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SugarSync updated with new sharing, management features

SugarSync just dropped an update to their application in the Android Market today which makes it even easier to manage and share files through the cloud. Chief among the features

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Best Buy knocking $50-$100 off EVO line through March 4

We just got word from Best Buy advising that they will be discounting all of Sprint’s EVO product line for the next few days.  Starting today (March 1) and running

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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

A software update has been issued for the Google Wallet Android application this week and includes “core Wallet system fixes” among the notes.  Unfortunately the reviews for this 1.1-R52v7 release indicate that prepaid

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Google Wallet expanding to 10 additional Sprint devices in 2012

Vice president of Google Wallet and Payments, Osama Bedier, indicated this week that Sprint Nextel plans to expand Google Wallet support across “at least 10 additional phones” this, starting with